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Edmond Murphy

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Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: Edmond Murphy
Aliases: none
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1793
Occupation: Gardener
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 51 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Ireland, Cork
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: Governor Ready
Departure date: 21st September, 1828
Arrival date: 17th January, 1829
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 196 other convicts


Primary source: Australia Convict Indentures (hand written)
Source description:

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Community Contributions

Wendy Smith on 13th February, 2020 wrote:

The Convict Indentures state that Edmond Murphy was 36 years old.  He could read and write: religion Catholic; status married with 6 children.  He was a native of City Cork and was a gardener.  He was convicted of stealing a barrow and sentenced at City Cork on 5 April 1828 to life. He had no prior convictions.  Physical attributes - Height 5 feet 9 inches; complexion ruddy; hair dark brown and eyes grey.  Transport number 66. 
Assigned to Botanical Gardens.

D Wong on 13th February, 2020 wrote:

10/10/1833: TOL, Inverary.
4/6/1833: COF - TOL torn up on his receiving his COF.

Convict Changes History

Wendy Smith on 13th February, 2020 made the following changes:

convicted at, term: 7 years, voyage, source: Australia Convict Indentures (hand written) (prev. ), firstname: Edmond, surname: Murphy, alias1: , alias2: , alias3: , alias4: , date of birth: 1793, date of death: 0000, gender: m, occupation, crime

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